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Business Insider
Al Qaeda releases insider's account of 9/11 plotSometime before his death in a US drone strike in June 2015, Nasir al Wuhayshi
Al Qaeda releases insider's account of 9/11 plot
Business Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
Sometime before his death in a US drone strike in June 2015, Nasir al Wuhayshi recorded an insider’s account of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. As the aide-de-camp to Osama bin Laden prior to the hijackings, Wuhayshi was well-placed to know... Read more
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Aljazeera
Meeting Pakistan's Maulana Mohammad Abdul AzizIslamabad, Pakistan - Maulana Mohammad Abdul Aziz may be the most hated man in
Meeting Pakistan's Maulana Mohammad Abdul Aziz
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Islamabad, Pakistan - Maulana Mohammad Abdul Aziz may be the most hated man in Pakistan. Political commentators cannot stop talking about him. Neither can the opposition. Both use his example to shame the ruling party for its supposed nonchalant... Read more
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Op-Ed News
You have now landed in Geneva, SyriaThe notion that Geneva may be able to impersonate Damascus in a suit-and-tie pa
You have now landed in Geneva, Syria
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
The notion that Geneva may be able to impersonate Damascus in a suit-and-tie pantomime is ludicrous to begin with. Even the UN envoy, the sartorially superb Staffan de Mistura, admits the Sisyphean task ahead -- even if all relevant players were at... Read more
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The Washington Times
CLIFFORD MAY: Skirmishes on the Indian frontDELHI — What do you make of this month’s attacks on Pathankot Air Force Station
CLIFFORD MAY: Skirmishes on the Indian front
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
DELHI — What do you make of this month’s attacks on Pathankot Air Force Station and Bacha Khan University? My guess is you don’t know — you’ve heard next to nothing about either. In part, that may be because the Indian subcontinent is very far from... Read more
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New York Magazine
How Conservatism Created Donald TrumpSarah Palin and Donald Trump, together at least. Photo: Aaron P. Bernstein/Gett
How Conservatism Created Donald Trump
New York Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
Sarah Palin and Donald Trump, together at least. Photo: Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images In 2008, Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin electrified conservatives in a way the more sober presidential nominee could not. People who paid close... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Here's every reason National Review hates Donald TrumpNational Review has decided to take a stand against Donald Trump. The think-mag
Here's every reason National Review hates Donald Trump
TheStreet.com / Posted 19 days ago
National Review has decided to take a stand against Donald Trump. The think-magazine founded by revered conservative William F. Buckley has published an issue dedicated to bashing the Republican frontrunner. Inside are 22 short essays by noted... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What Does It Mean If An Attack Is 'ISIS-Inspired'?When 30-year-old Edward Archer opened fire on a Philadelphia policeman earlier
What Does It Mean If An Attack Is 'ISIS-Inspired'?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
When 30-year-old Edward Archer opened fire on a Philadelphia policeman earlier this month, he quickly offered authorities a motive: He told them he had done it for the Islamic State. "He pledges his allegiance to the Islamic State," Capt. James... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in AfricaAl Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined gr
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in Africa
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 25 days ago
Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined group, apparently has carried out its second major terror attack in two months -- claiming more than 20 lives in the assault on a luxury hotel and two other targets in... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in AfricaAl Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined gr
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in Africa
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined group, apparently has carried out its second major terror attack in two months -- claiming more than 20 lives in the assault on a luxury hotel and two other targets in... Read more
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My EastText
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in AfricaAl Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined gr
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in Africa
My EastText / Posted 25 days ago
Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined group, apparently has carried out its second major terror attack in two months -- claiming more than 20 lives in the assault on a luxury hotel and two other targets in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in AfricaAl Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined gr
Burkina Faso attack shows al Qaeda revival in Africa
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, often seen as a fractured and undisciplined group, apparently has carried out its second major terror attack in two months -- claiming more than 20 lives in the assault on a luxury hotel and two other targets in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
23 Dead After Al-Qaeda Storms West African Hotel: "It Was Like A Scene From A Movie"In it, we documented renewed turmoil in the landlocked country which is Africa’
23 Dead After Al-Qaeda Storms West African Hotel: "It Was Like A Scene From A Movie"
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
In it, we documented renewed turmoil in the landlocked country which is Africa’s fourth-largest gold producer. In October of 2014, President Blaise Compaoré stepped down after nearly three decades as President. On Thursday, October 30 of that year,... Read more
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asianage
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over IS analystsRegional nations have been warning for months of the possibility of attack. Ja
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over IS analysts
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
Regional nations have been warning for months of the possibility of attack. Jakarta: A "Paris-style" suicide strike on the Indonesian capital on Thursday confirmed Southeast Asian governments' worst fears that citizens returning from fighting... Read more
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asianage
Al-Qaeda's Zawahiri urges attacks over Saudi executionsAl-Qaeda head Ayman al-Zawahiri (Photo: AFP) In the message, Zawahiri called o
Al-Qaeda's Zawahiri urges attacks over Saudi executions
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
Al-Qaeda head Ayman al-Zawahiri (Photo: AFP) In the message, Zawahiri called on supporters to attack 'the Crusader-Zionist coalition whenever possible'. Dubai: Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has called for revenge attacks in Saudi Arabia and on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jakarta attacks ‘confirm worst fears’Jakarta - A “Paris-style” suicide strike on the Indonesian capital on Thursday
Jakarta attacks ‘confirm worst fears’
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
Jakarta - A “Paris-style” suicide strike on the Indonesian capital on Thursday confirmed Southeast Asian governments' worst fears - that citizens returning from fighting alongside the Islamic State group in the Middle East could launch attacks at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Qaeda chief urges attacks against SaudiAl-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has called for revenge attacks in Saudi Arabia
Qaeda chief urges attacks against Saudi
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has called for revenge attacks in Saudi Arabia and on the West after the kingdom's execution of about 40 jihadists, according to a message posted online. In the message, Zawahiri called on supporters to attack “the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Jakarta attacks confirm regional fears over IS: analystsJAKARTA - A "Paris-style" suicide strike on the Indonesian capital Thursday con
Jakarta attacks confirm regional fears over IS: analysts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 27 days ago
JAKARTA - A "Paris-style" suicide strike on the Indonesian capital Thursday confirmed Southeast Asian governments' worst fears -- that citizens returning from fighting alongside the Islamic State group in the Middle East could launch attacks at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over ISJAKARTA: A "Paris-style" suicide strike on the Indonesian capital on Thursday (
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over IS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
JAKARTA: A "Paris-style" suicide strike on the Indonesian capital on Thursday (Jan 14) confirmed Southeast Asian governments' worst fears - that citizens returning from fighting alongside the Islamic State group in the Middle East could launch... Read more
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Rappler
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over ISIS – analystsAFTER THE ATTACK. A handout picture provieded by the Indonesian Presidential Pa
Jakarta attacks confirms regional fears over ISIS – analysts
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
AFTER THE ATTACK. A handout picture provieded by the Indonesian Presidential Palace shows Indonesia President, Joko Widodo (C-L, white shirt) visiting the blast site near a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 14, 2016. Photo by Presidential... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass executionDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi
Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass execution
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 27 days ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi Arabia over its mass execution of 47 people, many of whom were tied to the terror group. Ayman al-Zawahiri delivered the message in a recording earlier this week that was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Al-Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass executionDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) � The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi
Al-Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass execution
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) � The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi Arabia over its mass execution of 47 people, many of whom were tied to the terror group. Ayman al-Zawahiri delivered the message in a recording earlier this week that was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass executionDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi
Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass execution
Hawaii News Now / Posted 27 days ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi Arabia over its mass execution of 47 people, many of whom were tied to the terror group. Ayman al-Zawahiri delivered the message in a recording earlier this week that was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Al-Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass execution The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi Arabia over its mass execution of
Al-Qaida leader threatens Saudi Arabia over mass execution
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
The leader of al-Qaida is threatening Saudi Arabia over its mass execution of 47 people, many of whom were tied to the terror group. Saudi Arabia’s state television channel displays an... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Explosions, gunfire near Jakarta shopping mallFive separate bombs and one suicide attack, with five attackers reportedly kill
Explosions, gunfire near Jakarta shopping mall
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
Five separate bombs and one suicide attack, with five attackers reportedly killed. Jakarta: Jakarta is on highest possible alert for terrorism, after multiple explosions hit the city's central business district on Thursday, including two possible... Read more
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The North West Star
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The North West Star / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakIndonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosi
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Indonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosions hit the Indonesia capital. Photo: Oscar Siagian This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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The Young Witness
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The Young Witness / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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Western Advocate
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Kiama Independent / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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Manning River Times
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Manning River Times / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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The North West Star
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The North West Star / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
1161 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Daily Liberal / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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The Age
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakIndonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosi
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
Indonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosions hit the Indonesia capital. Photo: Oscar Siagian This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly... Read more
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The Border Mail
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The Border Mail / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
1161 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
1161 related stories
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The Courier
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakThis attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly open and welcoming. This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are... Read more
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WA Today
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weakIndonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosi
Jakarta attacks: Terrorist method is weak
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
Indonesian policemen stands guard near the blast site after a series of explosions hit the Indonesia capital. Photo: Oscar Siagian This attack is a bloody reminder for Indonesia of the dark pools of intolerance hidden among a people who are mostly... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World's Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives after the capture of El ChapoHe was one of the world’s most wanted men after his brazen escape from jail - u
World's Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives after the capture of El Chapo
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
He was one of the world’s most wanted men after his brazen escape from jail - using a tunnel in his cell. The head of the Sinaloa cartel, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman had been on the run since last July after his Shawshank Redemption-style... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Islamic Radicalism: A Consequence Of Petro-ImperialismSubmitted by Nauman Sadiq Islamic radicalism, a consequence of Petro-imperiali
Islamic Radicalism: A Consequence Of Petro-Imperialism
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
Submitted by Nauman Sadiq Islamic radicalism, a consequence of Petro-imperialism: In its July 2013 report [1] the European Parliament identified the Wahhabi-Salafi roots of global terrorism, but the report conveniently absolved the Western powers... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The Muslim Brotherhood’s past and presentOver the past four years, a great deal of both scholarly work, as well as media
The Muslim Brotherhood’s past and present
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
Over the past four years, a great deal of both scholarly work, as well as media analysis, of the Muslim Brotherhood has been produced, focussing in particular on its year in power in Egypt. What is striking is how partisan and politicised much of... Read more

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